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Best Heads Up Poems

Below are the all-time best Heads Up poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of heads up poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Heads Up
The clouds may vary
           But
Tornados are scary

Cile Beer
August 19, 2010...

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Categories: heads up, life
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Mental Hospital Bills
dadgum doctors, heads up their butts
poking, prodding, pricking skin
neurologist a psychopath
gets pleasure as electric volts pass through my body

family doctor showed little concern
made me paranoid...

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Categories: heads up, education, sad, slam, me, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Eclectic Wonders in Seasonal Flowers --- A Collab
Words in italic by Angeline Lim
Words in regular font by Timothy Hicks



Hydrangea blues
blooming in seven colors
versatile at heart
 
Storm clouds in a tantrum and yet
the...

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Categories: heads up, appreciation, beauty, flower, image, nature, seasons,
Form: Rengay
" Ike and Jane "- sequence 2
The name's Ike.
Some a ya might a met me before,
in my very first write,
and knew me as the stalker with the walker.
"Retired Romance" was the...

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Categories: heads up, funny, love, wifeme, me, time,
Form: Light Verse
WORLD CUP
Our heroes roar
There they are
Flags held high
Voices raised too high
Eyes raised so high
Heads up in the sky
The spirit of football so much
They are our heroes
To...

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Categories: heads up, football, games, nostalgia, soccer, sports, success,
Form: Verse



A Pencil's Point of View
We are a jelly jar full of pencils new in town.
From Europe we came heads up, points down.
No fancy names, we shared the same woodshed
and...

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Categories: heads up, funny,
Form: Personification
Freddy the Fly Meets Sidney the Spider
Freddy the Fly
Meandering on
the ceiling one day,
Suddenly got a "heads up!"

He glimpsed from 
three hundred or so,
Of his left side eyes,
A sight guaranteed
To make a...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: heads up, adventure, fantasy, nature,
Form: Burlesque
HAPPY BIRTHDAY JAN




HAPPY BIRTHDAY JAN
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

and now for the lady herself Jan Allison
a birthday limerick, I hope she thinks fun
I'd give more but you know the score
'It's only...

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Categories: heads up, birthday,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Helter Skelter World
"I read the news today, oh boy..." - Beatles 

Apocalyptic revelations spinning 'round inside my head 
have me tossing, keep me turning, wide awake upon...

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Categories: heads up, fear,
Form: Rhyme
Limericks Inspired by Tom Cunningham




A LIMERICK OR THREE INSPIRED BY THE
TOM CUNNNINGHAM
on
JAN ALLISONS
BIRTHDAY
~~~~~~~~~
there is a poetry soup poet called Tom
at composing limericks, so well done!
a birthday wish he wrote...

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Categories: heads up, humor,
Form: Limerick
A Spiritual War
As the new guy in school, I was blessed to be hanging around a few guys who were 
considered "cool."  I had gotten the...

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Categories: heads up, hope, inspirational, warme, day, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Yawning


Heads up people, a new day is dawning
Important to appreciate this feeling of belonging
Tell people you love 'em
All the way to the end
Even if you...

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Categories: heads up, life,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member My Most Blissful Dream Ever
I once
dreamed a dream
that made my soul dance
singing loved ones into my spirit world

Entering my essence in gentlest of ways,
enlightening my heart with their truths...

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Categories: heads up, dream, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
I TOO HAVE A DREAM
Just like Dr. KIng I too have a dream
I have a dream that one day children of all ages and colors will receive a better...

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Categories: heads up, education, children, happiness, inspirational, life, life,
Form: Rhyme
Heartbreak over Yolanda: Link on how to help typhoon victims in the Philippines, thank you

I hope that it's ok that I am posting a link here 
on how to help the people who have been affected by typhoon Haiyan...

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Categories: heads up, dedication, natural disasters, recovery from, social,
Form: Narrative
LET FREEDOM RING
I have something to say and 
for what lies ahead to God Almighty 
we must incessantly pray.
We look up to those we should 
shun..... 
We...

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Categories: heads up, courage, fear, slam, voice, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Adult Content - Your Tuesday Laugh
Tom Price phones up John Ely. 

"I hear you sell some of the best horses in the county 

I'm sending out my best guy if...

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Categories: heads up, hilarious, horse, humor, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Game of Hockey
The Game of Hockey 

By Government decree Lacrosse 
Is Canada’s national sport,
But in the hearts and minds of Canadians, 
Hockey rules supreme.
A winter sport enjoyed...

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Categories: heads up, hockey, sports,
Form: Verse
My Heritage and Culture
We have come a long way we have been fighting for centuries and decades to get 
where we are.

Jim Crow and the Segregated south couldn't...

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Categories: heads up, black-african amerme, culture, me,
Form: I do not know?
Thought I Was a Good Friend
Thought I was good friend when I was there for you every step of the way
For the years of tears & laughs & heartaches
Thought I...

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Categories: heads up, best friend, conflict, girl, spoken word,
Form: Free verse
Underdogs Have Their Days
Well, well, well!
The whole world knows by now, impossible dreams can come true,
In the game of professional soccer, it has just been proven at Leicester,
Starting...

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Categories: heads up, appreciation, community, encouraging, football, inspiration, sports,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rain
 Rain ©  

I walk on slick shine streets 
in the night with my lover. 

Freshly out of bed and ravenous 
for other food,...

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Categories: heads up, fun, funny, imagery, introspection, rain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The First Signs Of Spring
Drip by drip the snow melts away
for the sun stays longer each day.
And the smell of earth rides each breeze
as life awakes from winter's freeze.

Color...

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Categories: heads up, beautiful, earth, imagery, seasons, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Who's The Best
Again, I've been listening to people boast, you can't miss it because it's on T.V. radio and now coast to coast. More and more, people...

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Categories: heads up, beautiful, blessing, deep, faith, drug,
Form: I do not know?
Magnificent Beings Of The Sea
Under the sea foam and skipping on waves
while holding those regal heads up high;
their beauty is pure and their magic draws raves
into the deep under...

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© Deb Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: heads up, beautiful, fantasy, sea,
Form: Rhyme